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Cuban Man Who Smuggled Dodger Slugger Yasiel Puig Into LA Speaks Out

A man who helped smuggle the Dodger star Yasiel Puig into the U.S. spoke out on Friday.

CBS Los Angeles–10/03/2014

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LA Man Gets Prison For Smuggling Chinese Anti-Aircraft Missiles

Prosecutors said the verdict was the nation’s first conviction at trial under an anti-terrorism statute that outlaws the importation of missile systems designed to destroy aircraft.


(credit: CBS)

Officials Accuse ‘Disabled’ Man, 19, Of Using Wheelchair To Smuggle Pot

Authorities say a 19-year-old man pretending to be disabled was caught at the U.S.-Mexico border with five pounds of marijuana hidden under the seat of his wheelchair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2011

(courtesy U.S. Dept. of Justice)

Feds Bust German Smuggling Tarantulas Into LA

37-year-old Sven Koppler of Wachtberg, Germany has allegedly earned over $300,000 selling spiders around the world, but the feds took him into custody upon his arrival in L.A.



OC Ex-Marine Denies Charges In Weapons Bust

Officials say three former Marines have been arrested for selling illegal assault weapons, just one week after a Navy SEAL in San Diego and two others were charged with smuggling machine guns from Iraq.


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ATF: SoCal Navy SEAL, 2 Others Smuggled Machine Guns

A San Diego Navy SEAL officer faces up to five years in prison for allegedly planning to sell unregistered machine guns from the Middle East here in the U.S.